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Food and Drugs Act (R.S.C., 1985, c. F-27)

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Act current to 2020-09-09 and last amended on 2020-07-01. Previous Versions

RELATED PROVISIONS

  • — R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 208

    • Writs of Assistance

      208 Nothing in sections 190, 195, 199 and 200 of this Act shall be construed as rendering invalid or inadmissible in any proceedings any evidence obtained by the exercise of a writ of assistance prior to the coming into force of those sections.

  • — 1997, c. 6, s. 66(2)

    • Transitional
      • 66 (2) For greater certainty, the two year limitation period provided for in subsection 32(1) of the Act, as amended by subsection (1), only applies in respect of offences committed after the coming into force of that subsection.

  • — 2005, c. 42, s. 4

    • Deeming provision

      4 A Notice of Interim Marketing Author­ization that is issued under the Food and Drug Regulations before the day on which this section comes into force, in respect of any matter referred to in subsection 30.2(2) of the Food and Drugs Act, as enacted by section 3 of this Act, and that is in effect on the day on which this section comes into force, is deemed to be an interim marketing authorization issued under subsection 30.2(1) of that Act.

  • — 2005, c. 42, s. 5(1)

    • Pest control products
      • 5 (1) The maximum residue limit established for an agricultural chemical and its derivatives under the Food and Drug Regulations, as those regulations read immediately before the coming into force of this subsection, is deemed, if the agricultural chemical is a pest control product as defined in subsection 2(1) of the Pest Control Products Act, chapter 28 of the Statutes of Canada, 2002, to have been specified by the Minister under section 9 or 10 of that Act as the maximum residue limit for that agricultural chemical and its derivatives.

  • — 2012, c. 19, s. 417

    • Interim marketing authorization
      • 417 (1) An interim marketing authorization that is issued under subsection 30.2(1) of the Food and Drugs Act and in effect immediately before the day on which section 416 comes into force continues to have effect until the earliest of

        • (a) the day on which the Minister of Health publishes a notice cancelling the interim marketing authorization in the Canada Gazette;

        • (b) the day on which a marketing authorization — or any part of it — that is issued under subsection 30.3(1) of the Food and Drugs Act, as enacted by section 416, has the same effect as the interim marketing authorization; and

        • (c) two years after the day on which the interim marketing authorization is published in the Canada Gazette.

      • Exemption from Statutory Instruments Act

        (2) A notice cancelling an interim marketing authorization is exempt from sections 3, 5 and 11 of the Statutory Instruments Act.

  • — 2014, c. 24, s. 13

    • Therapeutic product authorizations

      13 The definition therapeutic product authorization, as enacted by subsection 2(3), applies to authorizations — including licences and suspended authorizations or licences — that were issued before the day on which this section comes into force and that authorize, as the case may be, the import, sale, advertisement, manufacture, preparation, preservation, packaging, labelling, storage or testing of a therapeutic product.

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 180

    • Clinical trials — certain drugs

      180 A person that, immediately before the coming into force of section 166, is authorized under Division 5 of Part C of the Food and Drug Regulations to sell or import a drug for the purposes of a clinical trial is deemed to be the holder, in respect of that drug, of an authorization referred to in section 3.1 of the Food and Drugs Act, as enacted by that section 166.

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 181

    • Studies — positron-emitting radiopharmaceuticals

      181 A person that, immediately before the coming into force of section 166, is authorized under Division 3 of Part C of the Food and Drug Regulations to sell or import a positron-emitting radiopharmaceutical for the purposes of a study is deemed to be the holder, in respect of that positron-emitting radiopharmaceutical, of an authorization referred to in section 3.1 of the Food and Drugs Act, as enacted by that section 166.

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 182

    • Clinical trials — natural health products

      182 A person that, immediately before the coming into force of section 166, is authorized under Part 4 of the Natural Health Products Regulations to sell or import a natural health product for the purposes of a clinical trial is deemed to be the holder, in respect of that natural health product, of an authorization referred to in section 3.1 of the Food and Drugs Act, as enacted by that section 166.

  • — 2019, c. 29, s. 183

    • Investigational testing — certain medical devices

      183 A person that, immediately before the coming into force of section 166, is authorized under Part 3 of the Medical Devices Regulations to sell or import a Class II, III or IV medical device for investigational testing is deemed to be the holder, in respect of the device, of an authorization referred to in section 3.1 of the Food and Drugs Act, as enacted by that section 166.

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